Old Folk SingersAncient folk singers
she is still active as a soloist and with her group La Piazza.
As soon as you stand in front of a Canadian group, the references suddenly run in the direction of Neil Young. Yes, its impact on Canadian music culture was certainly devastating, but the comparison often limits the breadth of fresh and derived material. Under the direction of Mike Grier, singer, song writer and guitarist, The Folk Singers, the third chapter of the group, is a new vehicle to free itself from the chains of references.
The attempt finally seems to be successful: His Folk Singers is a concentrate of scratch and folk skirt, it is the artistic maturity of this old schools skirt starting point for every past reference. The acoustic guitar is the protagonist of most of the album's episodes (Cautions, Maybe, Plan's and Run), real folk sections, while power consumption is limited, as well as a last clip that is completely futuristic (Mercy and Run again), in Broken, a scratching skirt, and Home, which looks like a ballad from the strings of Michael Timmins (Cowboy Junkies) Like a Forget, the acoustic guitar is the protagonist of the album's most episodes (Cautions, Maybe, Plan's and Run), real folk sections, while power consumption is limited, as well as a last clip that is completely futuristic (Mercy and Run again), in Broken, a scratching skirt, and Home, which looks like a ballad from the strings of Michael Timmins (Cowboy Junkies).
The original Ottawa group has the strength not to give weight to guitar virtuosities or specially articulated compositions to offer a handful of ballads with atmosphere and pure skirt parts to those who hear them.
The Sentinella del Braccagni.
We know that wading birds wear clothes and hats decorated with paper flowers and coloured ribbons. But who thinks of making these flowers, decorating the "Corbello", filling the hats of the hermit crabs so wonderfully with the colours of spring? There is a group of women in Bracagni who have always done this work and are already at work.
The result of her work can be seen on 1 May in the Campo dolla Fiera di Braccagni. At Braccagni (GR), la rencontre des Chanteurs Maï est célébrée chaque année le 1er mai. A picturesque coin de la Maremme, les groupes de chanteurs Maï, chanteurs bancaires et poètes du punch de toute la Toscane se réunissent.
Every year in Braccagni (Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy), on 1 May, the corn singers are celebrated, a ceremony that commemorates the old May holidays. At a characteristic place of the Maremma, May groups and balladeers as well as writers of Oltava Roma from all parts of Tuscany meet for a mixture of mendicant hymns, improvisational verse and classic hymns of old country traditions.